The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 371 425 399
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -26
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 67 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.58% 0.61% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 59 16 25
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4231 4565 4294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.30% 20.50% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3606 3638 3659
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the South East

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 50 £44,750 - 2
Surrey +5 7 £52,500 - 2
East Sussex +8 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Hampshire - 4 £27,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Middlesex +1 1 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £72,500 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 71 (71.00%) Linux
2 58 (58.00%) Python
3 51 (51.00%) Degree
4 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (50.00%) Apache
5 44 (44.00%) Puppet
6 42 (42.00%) MySQL
7 40 (40.00%) ZABBIX
8 37 (37.00%) VMware
9 35 (35.00%) Windows
10 32 (32.00%) Splunk
11 31 (31.00%) Computer Science
11 31 (31.00%) Configuration Management
12 30 (30.00%) Perl
13 29 (29.00%) LDAP
14 28 (28.00%) CentOS
14 28 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (27.00%) Java
15 27 (27.00%) DevOps
16 26 (26.00%) DNS
16 26 (26.00%) SSL
17 25 (25.00%) SMTP
17 25 (25.00%) Nagios
18 24 (24.00%) Web Services
18 24 (24.00%) Open Source
18 24 (24.00%) nginx
19 23 (23.00%) HTTP
19 23 (23.00%) Tomcat
20 21 (21.00%) JBoss
21 20 (20.00%) TCP/IP

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (50.00%) Apache
2 24 (24.00%) nginx
3 23 (23.00%) Tomcat
4 21 (21.00%) JBoss
5 19 (19.00%) WebLogic
6 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (8.00%) Mule
7 8 (8.00%) Mule ESB
8 7 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Office
1 9 (9.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 28 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) SaaS
3 5 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.00%) Joyent
5 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.00%) IaaS
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.00%) LDAP
2 26 (26.00%) DNS
2 26 (26.00%) SSL
3 25 (25.00%) SMTP
4 23 (23.00%) HTTP
5 20 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (14.00%) Internet
7 11 (11.00%) SAN
8 7 (7.00%) WAN
8 7 (7.00%) LAN
9 6 (6.00%) VPN
9 6 (6.00%) MPLS
9 6 (6.00%) OSPF
9 6 (6.00%) BGP
9 6 (6.00%) Firewall
9 6 (6.00%) IPsec
10 5 (5.00%) Broadband
10 5 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (3.00%) SMS
11 3 (3.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (42.00%) MySQL
2 16 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (16.00%) Couchbase
3 10 (10.00%) Big Data
3 10 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.00%) OpenStack Swift
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.00%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) JIRA
2 7 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.00%) Subversion
4 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.00%) JUnit
5 2 (2.00%) JMeter
6 1 (1.00%) Maven
6 1 (1.00%) Ant
General
1 15 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.00%) Marketing
3 8 (8.00%) Finance
4 3 (3.00%) Electronics
4 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.00%) Law
6 1 (1.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (19.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Developer
3 13 (13.00%) Support Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) Applications Support
4 12 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Senior Manager
5 11 (11.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 10 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (10.00%) Architect
6 10 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 9 (9.00%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Programme Manager
8 8 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 8 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (8.00%) Principal Architect
9 7 (7.00%) Senior Technical Project Manager
9 7 (7.00%) Senior Technical Manager
9 7 (7.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.00%) Web Services
2 16 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
2 16 (16.00%) MCollective
3 15 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (15.00%) HTML
4 10 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (8.00%) HTML5
5 8 (8.00%) CSS3
5 8 (8.00%) .NET
5 8 (8.00%) CSS
6 7 (7.00%) jQuery
6 7 (7.00%) Kafka
6 7 (7.00%) Apache Camel
7 4 (4.00%) LAMP
8 3 (3.00%) Middleware
8 3 (3.00%) RESTful
9 2 (2.00%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.00%) Spring
9 2 (2.00%) JBoss Seam
9 2 (2.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.00%) DTV
3 3 (3.00%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Clustering
5 1 (1.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 71 (71.00%) Linux
2 35 (35.00%) Windows
3 28 (28.00%) CentOS
4 8 (8.00%) UNIX
5 5 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.00%) SUSE
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.00%) Debian
9 1 (1.00%) AIX
9 1 (1.00%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.00%) Configuration Management
3 27 (27.00%) DevOps
4 24 (24.00%) Open Source
5 17 (17.00%) Incident Management
6 16 (16.00%) ITIL
6 16 (16.00%) User Stories
7 14 (14.00%) Scrum
8 11 (11.00%) PRINCE2
8 11 (11.00%) Project Management
8 11 (11.00%) Supplier Management
9 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (10.00%) Time Management
9 10 (10.00%) Service Management
9 10 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 9 (9.00%) TDD
11 6 (6.00%) Validation
11 6 (6.00%) Business Development
11 6 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 58 (58.00%) Python
2 30 (30.00%) Perl
3 27 (27.00%) Java
4 14 (14.00%) Bash Shell
5 13 (13.00%) SQL
6 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.00%) C++
8 5 (5.00%) PHP
8 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.00%) C
10 1 (1.00%) C#
10 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (51.00%) Degree
2 11 (11.00%) PMP
2 11 (11.00%) PMI Certification
3 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.00%) CCIE
5 5 (5.00%) JNCIP
6 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.00%) RHCE
7 1 (1.00%) CCNP
7 1 (1.00%) CCNA
7 1 (1.00%) MCSE
7 1 (1.00%) MCSA
7 1 (1.00%) LPIC
7 1 (1.00%) MCTS
7 1 (1.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (20.00%) Squid
1 20 (20.00%) qmail
2 11 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (5.00%) iptables
6 3 (3.00%) vCloud
7 2 (2.00%) KVM
8 1 (1.00%) LXC
8 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.00%) Xen
8 1 (1.00%) XenServer
8 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (44.00%) Puppet
2 40 (40.00%) ZABBIX
3 25 (25.00%) Nagios
4 17 (17.00%) logstash
4 17 (17.00%) Graphite
5 16 (16.00%) collectd
5 16 (16.00%) Cacti
5 16 (16.00%) Ganglia
6 6 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (5.00%) Ansible
8 1 (1.00%) OpenNebula
8 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 37 (37.00%) VMware
2 32 (32.00%) Splunk
3 16 (16.00%) Atlassian
4 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
6 12 (12.00%) Cisco
7 8 (8.00%) Juniper
7 8 (8.00%) Oracle
8 5 (5.00%) Websense
9 3 (3.00%) Rackspace
9 3 (3.00%) SAP
10 2 (2.00%) HP
11 1 (1.00%) Citrix
11 1 (1.00%) NetApp
11 1 (1.00%) Symantec
11 1 (1.00%) Veeam
11 1 (1.00%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
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Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
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